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Central region reviews green growth strategy realisation

Central region reviews green growth strategy realisation

Nearly 100 delegates from 19 cities and provinces in the central region were brought together at a conference in Nha Trang resort city, Khanh Hoa province, on November 16-17, to review the five-year implementation of the national green growth strategy.

Trade ties tighten amid leader visits

Trade ties tighten amid leader visits

In a week of international visits, Vietnam has upgraded its ties with Canada to a comprehensive partnership, while further strengthening its relations with Chile, China, and the US.

APEC development landmarks

APEC development landmarks

VOV.VN -The APEC Economic Leaders’ Week 2017 begins in the central city of Da Nang on November 6. APEC has been an important and dynamic economic forum in the Asia Pacific region.

Moody's raises outlook for banking sector

Moody's raises outlook for banking sector

Moody’s Investors Service has changed its outlook for Vietnam’s banking system to positive for the next 12-18 months from stable, reflecting the country’s strong economic prospects and the positive outlook for most rated banks.

Ministries told to keep inflation below 4%

Ministries told to keep inflation below 4%

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has underlined the importance of holding the inflation rate below 4% to help reduce costs for businesses towards achieving the targeted economic growth of 6.7% this year.

Ha Nam beefs up relations with RoK’s Gyeonggi

Ha Nam beefs up relations with RoK’s Gyeonggi

The northern province of Ha Nam and Gyeonggi province in the south of the Republic of Korea (RoK) will promote cooperation in socio-economy and culture, per a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) inked between the two localities on October 12.

Vietnam auto demand catches up with regional countries: FTCR

Vietnam auto demand catches up with regional countries: FTCR

An increasing proportion of Vietnamese plan to buy a car in the last six months of 2017, catching up with other ASEAN countries, according to the quarterly Financial Times Confidential Research (FTCR) ASEAN Auto Purchase Index that measured the six-month outlook for car sales among urban consumers

Vietnam aims to narrow rich-poor gap

Vietnam aims to narrow rich-poor gap

VOV.VN -The Vietnamese Party and State have yearned for a fair society where all citizens have the right to contribute and enjoy benefits. Vietnam is now set to narrow the wealth gap to realize the long-term goal of social fairness.

Minister optimistic about achieving economic growth target

Minister optimistic about achieving economic growth target

Minister and Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung said the economic performance in the January-August period is very positive, raising hope about achieving the target of 6.7 percent economic growth this year.

Experts: Resilient infrastructure enhances economic growth

Experts: Resilient infrastructure enhances economic growth

Well-designed, sustainable and resilient infrastructure will enhance economic growth, boost productivity and provide significant positive flow-on effectives, heard a meeting of the APEC Committee on Trade and Investment (CTI) in Ho Chi Minh City on August 19.

PM's team: ’Race with time’ to restructure economy

PM's team: ’Race with time’ to restructure economy

Vietnam can no longer rely on the increasing investment by the public sector and exploitation of natural resources to drive its economic growth in the future, the Prime Minister’s newly established economic council warned in its very first meeting.

US travel site urges tourists to explore Vietnam

US travel site urges tourists to explore Vietnam

With Vietnam looking to develop tourism into a key driver of economic growth, a US travel site is urging travellers to check out the best of the country before it is too late.